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Applying for social assistance

If you have too little money to get by, you may be entitled to social assistance (bijstand). You can apply for social assistance at your municipality or the website, an online work platform operated by the Uitvoeringsinstituut Werknemersverzekeringen – UWV (Employee Insurance Agency).

This is how it works for you

Your (future) place of residence falls under:

Here is some information from your municipality.

Applying for social assistance benefit

If you are unemployed or do not have enough money to live on, you can apply for social assistance benefits.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Amersfoort

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Last updated on 22 September 2022